(From left) Ben FitzGerald, Nancy Oliphant, and John Oliphant prepare for the Red Robin penthouse’s Diamond Jubilee sixtieth happy hour celebration.

Recently, people who live on the fourth floor of Red Robin View, known as the “penthouse,” celebrated their sixtieth, floor-wide happy hour since the building opened in 2012. Amidst balloons, party signs, cocktails, and hot hors d’oeuvres, the residents toasted the fun times shared together over the past five
years.

This month, the Ashby Ponds community welcomes more than 100 new residents with the opening of its eleventh residence building—Birch Point.

This month, Birch Point, the newest independent living residence building at Ashby Ponds, will open its doors to more than 100 new residents eager to join the thriving Erickson Living community in Ashburn, Va.

Ashby Ponds residents toast to the success of the community’s newest restaurant—1912. (In back, from left) Frank Babka, Jacquelyn Hill, Mary Alice Babka, and Marlane Curran.

Virginia Woolf once remarked, “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.”

Dining well, both in taste and nutrition, is an important hallmark of living at an Erickson Living community.

Floor plan of a Bradford apartment home

For more than ten years, Ashby Ponds, an Erickson Living community in Ashburn, Va., has offered the gold standard in retirement living.

Ashby Ponds celebrated its Benevolent Care Fund campaign with a solar eclipse viewing party.

A tremendous sense of responsibility lies at the core of the Erickson Living mission: “We share our gifts to create communities that celebrate life.” 

Treasure Chest organizer Joanne Harney shows off the variety of keepsakes offered at a recent sale.

For experienced bargain shoppers, January is the hottest month of the year to find post-holiday, priced-to-sell items.

(From left) Joan Linthicum and Ashby Ponds Custom Interiors Coordinator Susan Mendoza. “I don’t know what I’d do without her,” says Joan, who moved to Erickson Living community in Loudon County, Va., last summer.

This year, Ashby Ponds will welcome more than a hundred new community members with the opening of its Birch Point and Cypress Ridge residence buildings.

Ashby Ponds Sales Counselor Melissa Bates.

This September, Ashby Ponds celebrated its nine-year anniversary. Since opening day, the sought-after Erickson Living community in Ashburn, Va., continues to grow at an unprecedented rate. 

Fresh grown produce including okra, string beans, jalapeño peppers and sweet potatoes on top of a kitchen counter.

According to the U.S. Census, the population growth in Loudoun County hovers above 3% or an average of 950 new residents a month. Yet despite the continued growth, the number of food-insecure people in the county has decreased by 14% over the last two years, according to Feeding America statistics.